Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" ... to secure uniformity, his trees were all felled in the same season of the year, were squared the day after, and the experiments tried the 3d day. "
A Course of Mathematics: In Three Volumes : Composed for the Use of the ... - Page 333
by Charles Hutton - 1811
Full view - About this book

A Course of Mathematics: In Two Volumes : for the Use of Academies ..., Volume 2

Charles Hutton - 1816 - 618 pages
...felled in the same season of the year, were squared the day ufter and the experiments tried the third day. Trying them in this green state gave him an opportunity of observing a very curios phenomenon. When the weights were laid quickly on, nearly sufficient to break the beam, a very...
Full view - About this book

A Course of Mathematics for the Use of Academies, as Well as Private Tuition

Charles Hutton - 1822 - 680 pages
...felled in the same season of the year, were squared the day after, and the experiments tried the third day. Trying them in this green state gave him an opportunity...were laid quickly on? nearly sufficient to break the beJam, a very sensible smoke was observed to issue from the two ends with a sharp hissing sound; which...
Full view - About this book

A System of Mechanical Philosophy, Volume 1

John Robison, James Watt - 1822 - 758 pages
...trees were all felled in the same season of the year, were squared the day after, and tried the third day. Trying them in this green state gave him an opportunity of observing a very curious and unaccountable phenomenon. When the weights were laid briskly on, nearly sufficient to break the...
Full view - About this book

A Course of Mathematics for the Use of Academies: As Well as ..., Volume 2

Charles Hutton - 1826 - 682 pages
...felled in the same season of the year, were squared the day after, and the experiments tried the third day. Trying them in this green state gave him an opportunity...smoke was observed to issue from the two ends with a sharpe hissing sound : which continued all the time the tree was bending and cracking. This shows the...
Full view - About this book

An Essay on the Strength and Stress of Timber: Founded Upon Experiments ...

Peter Barlow - 1826 - 372 pages
...all felled in the same season of the year, were squared the day after, and experimented on the third day. Trying them in this green state, gave him an opportunity of observing a very curious phenomenon ; namely, that when the weights were laid briskly on, nearly sufficient to break the log, a very sensible...
Full view - About this book

A Course of Mathematics: For the Use of Academies as Well as ..., Volume 2

Charles Hutton - 1831 - 656 pages
...100 , 3050 7 98 2925 8 in the other columns are the pounds weight which br»kt the pieces. Mr; Buffbn had found, by many trials, that oak timber lost much...with a sharp hissing sound ; which continued all the titnc the tree was bending and cracking. This shows the great effects of the compression, and that...
Full view - About this book

A Treatise on the Strength of Timber, Cast and Malleable Iron, and Other ...

Peter Barlow - 1851 - 608 pages
...all felled in the same season of the year, were squared the day after, and experimented on the third day. Trying them in this green state, gave him an opportunity of observing a very curious phenomenon ; namely, that when the weights were laid briskly on, nearly sufficient to break the log, a very sensible...
Full view - About this book

A Treatise on the Strength of Materials with Rules for Application in ...

Peter Barlow - 1867 - 460 pages
...all felled in the same season of the year, were squared the day after, and, experimented on the third day. Trying them in this green state, gave him an opportunity of observing a very curious phenomenon ; namely, that when the weights were laid briskly on, nearly sufficient to break the log, a very sensible...
Full view - About this book

Treatise on Architecture: Including the Arts of Construction, Building ...

Arthur Ashpitel - 1867 - 442 pages
...felled in the same season of the year, were squared ~~~v™— ' the day after, and tried the third day. Trying them in this green state gave him an opportunity of observing a very curious and unaccountable phenomenon. When the weights were laid briskly on, nearly sufficient to break the...
Full view - About this book

A Treatise on the Strength of Materials

Peter Barlow, Peter William Barlow, William Humber - 1867 - 482 pages
...phenomenon ; namely, that when the weights were laid briskly on, nearly sufficient to break the log, a very sensible smoke was observed to issue from the two ends, with a sharp hissing noise, which continued all the time the tree was bending or cracking. This philosopher, as above stated,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF